Alfa Romeo Romeo News RSSENLancia and Alfa Romeo stars of the “Vernasca Silver Flag 2014” 12:00:00 GMT to 22 June will see the “Vernasca Silver Flag 2014”, a tribute to the historic Castell'Arquato–Vernasca time trial which ran from 1953 to 1972. Gone is the stopwatch of yesteryear: today’s event is in the form of a “dynamic preservation and restoration competition” – the cars parade on roads closed to traffic at a limited speed – reserved to racing cars built between the start of the twentieth century and 1972.Alfa Romeo takes the scene at the "Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014" 12:00:00 GMT Romeo will attend the "Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014", which will be held from 26 to 29 June in the British county of West Sussex, one of the most important international events dedicated to motorsport. Every year the Festival, with its uphill race, theme shows, vintage displays and exhibitions of historic and contemporary cars, attracts over 150,000 people including fans, collectors and experts from all over the world.Egypt: Nile Engineering is the new authorised distributor for Fiat and Alfa Romeo 12:00:00 GMT Chrysler Egypt announces the conclusion of an agreement with Nile Engineering which allows all Fiat and Alfa Romeo customers to receive assistance with their cars and get spare parts and periodic follow-ups at all of Nile Engineering’s state-of-the-art service centres under the supervision of the Fiat Chrysler Group.Alfa Romeo 4C wins the "Playboy’s Car of the Year 2014" title in Poland 12:00:00 GMT the Alfa Romeo 4C received the title of "Playboy’s Car of the Year 2014", in the gala evening presented by popular TV presenter Paulina Sykut-Jeżyna and Rafał Jemielita, journalist on the Polish edition of Playboy Magazine, in the elegant halls of the Zamoyski Palace, Warsaw.Android and the Open Automotive Alliance shift into the next gear 12:00:00 GMT Open Automotive Alliance welcomes new members, as the connected car begins to take shapeThe legend goes on: Giulietta and MiTo now to sport the ‘Quadrifoglio Verde’ emblem 12:00:00 GMT in world preview at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, sales of the new Alfa Romeo Giulietta 'Quadrifoglio Verde' 1750 Turbo Petrol 240 HP TCT and of the Alfa Romeo MiTo 'Quadrifoglio Verde' 1.4 MultiAir Turbo Petrol 170 HP TCT kick off today in Italy. The rest of Europe will follow soon. The MiTo and Giulietta range for 2014 is now renewed. The two models will be leaving a mark in their respective market segments with a perfect alchemy of essential style, compact and powerful engines, the right power-to-weight ratio and 'pure Alfa Romeo' technological features devoted to driving pleasure.The legendary ‘Quadrifoglio Verde’ on Jorge Lorenzo’s helmet 12:00:00 GMT sees the presentation of the new racing helmet that the several times champion - official fan of the Alfa Romeo brand for the whole of 2014 - will wear on 31 May for the qualifiers for the Grand Prix at Mugello, the sixth date in the 2014 MotoGP World Championship.“Compasso d’Oro ADI 2014”: Honourable Mention for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta 12:00:00 GMT Alfa Romeo Giulietta has received Honourable Mention for the "Compasso d'Oro ADI - Associazione per il Disegno Industriale" (Industrial Design Association Golden Compass), Europe's oldest and most prestigious design award.Exchange of helmets between Jorge Lorenzo and the drivers of the Scuderia Ferrari 12:00:00 GMT the Barcelona Grand Prix, Jorge Lorenzo, official rider of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team met Fernando Alonso and Kimi Räikkönen, official drivers of the Scuderia Ferrari in the Ferrari pits at the Circuit de Catalunya.In Austria the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider wins the prestigious ‘Most Beautiful Car 2014’ title 12:00:00 GMT for the first time at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider has been voted "Most Beautiful Car 2014" - in the "Sports Cars and Convertibles" category - by readers of the Austrian edition of Auto Bild. The captivating convertible saw off more than 13 rivals, coming in ahead of the new Jaguar F-Type Coupé and the Ford Mustang (in the same category, but lower down in the rankings, were the new Lamborghini Huracán, the Porsche 911 Targa and the Audi TT).Alfa Romeo News 12:00:00 GMT Romeo NewsMilano AutoClassica pays homage to the legend of Giulietta 12:00:00 GMT AutoClassica opens the celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of the Giulietta with an extraordinary series of special events.4C: the 2014 FIA WTCC Safety Car débuts in Morocco 12:00:00 GMT and 13 April, at the Moulay El Hassan circuit in Marrakech, will see the first race of the 2014 FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), the international competition for mass-production-derived saloons.4C Spider: the uniqueness of a prototype, the magic of a film 12:00:00 GMT Alfa Romeo 4C Spider seen at Geneva is a pre-production prototype, that is, a one-of-a-kind piece designed by the Centro Stile and entirely hand-crafted by a team of highly specialised professionals. Characterised by special details and distinctive finishes, the preview is an exercise in style aimed at selecting the contents to be implemented in standard production, which is scheduled for the beginning of next year.The Alfa Romeo 4C Will Be the FIA WTCC Safety Car 12:00:00 GMT display this week at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show with the preview of the Spider version, the Alfa Romeo 4C was chosen by Eurosport Events as the Safety Car of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) for the entire 2014 season.Jorge Lorenzo is the special ‘Alfa Romeo Fan’ of the year 12:00:00 GMT 2014, several times champion Jorge Lorenzo will be the face of the Alfa Romeo brand. A winning combination of one of the most well-known and appreciated racers at an international level and the brand with a century of history that superbly expresses Italian style and motoring experience together with a unique, winning spirit made of challenges and competition.Alfa Romeo star of the Essen ‘Techno Classica 2014’ 12:00:00 GMT 26 to 30 March, Essen (Germany) hosts the 'Techno Classica 2014', the show dedicated to collectors' cars and motorcycles, a constantly growing sector which pervades many areas of contemporary society, adding value to the modern automotive sector. The German show has become one of the most important in the world, and hosts approximately 1,200 exhibitors every year, plus more than 180,000 visitors and fans of historic cars, motorcycles, spare parts and sports cars.4C voted ‘Future Classic’ by the readers of Motor Klassik 12:00:00 GMT German historic car magazine "Motor Klassik" regularly carries out a survey to find out which contemporary cars its readers consider as an investment. The title of "Future Classic", in the "Motor Klassik Awards", is therefore important for establishing whether a car, in addition to being a great success today, is able to deliver a timeless appeal. The vote of the readers is an important indicator of trends regarding cars that are destined to become collectors' items.